McDonald’s Stripes Run 2017 Makes A Comeback in Cebu!

It’s that time of the year again when thousands of families and individuals from around the country run for the benefit of literacy. Now on its 8th year, the highly anticipated Stripes Run 2017 is happening in Cebu City on November 25, 2017 at Garden Bloc, Cebu IT Park.

My son joined the McDonald’s Stripes Run last year and I am so happy that our family will be joining again this year. It is such a great opportunity to teach the kids the value of helping others because more than just a day of active lifestyle and fun, if you run, you are also able to help grades 1 and 2 public school children learn how to read  through the Ronald McDonald House Charity’s (RMHC) Read to Learn program. READ MORE...

Your friendly motherblogger from Cebu. Healthline – Best Mom Blogs 2017, ESCooped – Cebu’s Top Family Blogger 2016, Top 10 Blogs Voice Boks Comedy Edition, Bloggys 2015 – Finalist, Family and Relationships Category, featured on BlogHer.com and HumorWriters.org. Jhanis also blogs at ThirdWorldKitchen.com.

Beyond the ABCs – Raising Kind Daughters

Raising Kind Daughters

I have a daughter and her name is Ysabelle. She’s 6 years old but she can’t read yet. Out of the 26 alphabets, she can only memorize 18 of them and that’s on a good day.

And my heart aches.

It pains me not because my daughter can’t read like other kids her age but mainly because I know how harsh and cruel the world can be to those, who society perceive as “different”. READ MORE...

Your friendly motherblogger from Cebu. Healthline – Best Mom Blogs 2017, ESCooped – Cebu’s Top Family Blogger 2016, Top 10 Blogs Voice Boks Comedy Edition, Bloggys 2015 – Finalist, Family and Relationships Category, featured on BlogHer.com and HumorWriters.org. Jhanis also blogs at ThirdWorldKitchen.com.